Join Yalla Arabi and the Arab Film Festival for the US Premier of "Electro Chaabi"
Oct. 24,[masked]:30 pm @ the New Parkway Cinema,[masked]th Street, Oakland, CA
Electro Chaabi is a documentary film that "explores the parallels between music and politics in particular illuminating the alternative space for communication about Egypt's revolution offered by electro chaabi music. Set in the slums of Cairo, the film explores the rich cultural scene of underground music in Egypt incorporating folk, electronic, and rap." The film is from Hind Meddeb (Egypt, France). It runs for 78 minutes and is in Arabic with English subtitles. Here is the movie trailer: